Thomas Shorma, CEO and president of WCCO Belting, learned how leading and managing from afar creates even more challenges. Here is how he's helping to navigate his company and its employees through a pandemic.
At some point, manufacturing will have to get back to work and establish a new normal. Bringing factories and other operations back online requires careful planning. That includes knowing exactly what to do if there's a COVID-19 outbreak at your facility.
This is a time like no other before it, not only in the rubber industry, but in all business sectors around the world. And, while this global outbreak marches on, people and businesses are doing what they can to help.
On May 30, 1977, Miles Moore walked into the offices of Rubber & Plastics News for the first time. Forty-three years later, he closes a chapter on a long and successful career with Crain Communications.